Latest OICE News & Upcoming Events


How microbes could help clean up Nova Scotia's abondoned mines (Dr. Linda Campbell, Environmental Science)

SMU Chemistry students, faculty create rapid test kit for COVID-19 (Dr. Robert Singer, Chemistry)

Sobey School researcher looking into the factors that may impact COVID-19 transmission (Dr. Yigit Aydede, Economics)

Nova Scotia chemists team up with mill to make N95 masks using pulp (Dr. Christa Brosseau, Chemistry)

SMU Chemistry students, faculty help with hand sanitizer project (Dr. Clarissa Sit, Chemistry)

Potential solution to white nose syndrome in bats among projects at SMU research expo (Dr. Clarissa Sit, Chemistry)

Omics project takes de-risking NS's offshore to next phase (Dr. Todd Ventura, Geology)

Natural Moovement: Halifax researcher hopes cow tendons can replace metal in orthopedic patients (Dr. Sam Veres, Engineering)


Past News

Plant research fuels N.S. biomass industry (Dr. Kevin Vessey, Biology)

Transforming unusable land into profits for farmers (Dr. Kevin Vessey, Biology)

Flushing old meds can contaminate water systems (Dr. Clarissa Sit, Chemistry)

Scientists looking to bats and bees in fight against antibiotic-resistant superbugs (Dr. Clarissa Sit, Chemistry)

Helping breast cancer survivors return to work (Dr. Lucie Kocum, Psychology)

What breast cancer survivors need to return to the workplace (Dr. Lucie Kocum, Psychology)

Halifax scientist helps develop high-tech fabric that helps diagnose diseases (Dr. Christa Brosseau, Chemistry)

Fabrics are being used to assess health conditions (Dr. Christa Brosseau, Chemistry)


Upcoming Events

Innovate Care
October 5th to 6th
Virtual Event

Atlantic Venture Forum
October 28th to 29th
Virtual Event

Bioport Atlantic
November 3rd to 4th
Virtual Event